On Feb. 28, the Epic Poker League shut its doors, filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Announcing the bankruptcy, Federated Sports and Gaming, Epic Poker’s parent company, Executive Chairman Jeffrey Pollack …

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It’s been an amazing week here in Chile for the LAPT Season 5 kickoff event. Check out the highlights and get to know the final table players. Read the rest of this entry »

Here’s a look at the headlines for this week in the gaming business world. Gaming Lobbyists Oppose Nevada Casino Raise In Taxes A proposal to raise gaming revenue taxes on …

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Casino Las Vegas is an online casino powered by Playtech software. Owned and operated by the iGlobal Media Entertainment, this casino has been online since 1996; that’s over a decade of experience. They are licensed and fully regulated by the government of Gibraltar, and provide players with top notch gaming every single time they sign on to play. Players all over the world are accepted, however; USA players are not permitted to register. The software is tested for fairness on a regular basis, so all players can be sure they are getting a fair and honest game when choosing Casino Las Vegas for their online session.

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Congratulations to Gordon Huntly, the champion of the PokerStars.net ANZPT 4 Sydney Main Event.

Interest for online poker is on a heater of sorts after the Department of Justice letter in December paved the way for states to pursue intrastate industries. Many in the …

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The Australian payment processor who may have been the U.S. government’s key to the Black Friday indictments is set to become the prosecution’s star witness against two of the men named in those indictments, according to the Australian Associated Press. Daniel Tzvetkoff, former owner of Intabill, will appear in a New York courtroom on April 9th to testify on behalf of the prosecution in the trial of online poker payment processor Chad Elie and SunFirst Bank executive John Campos.

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On Thursday, Card Player reported on the massive debt left behind from the recent bankruptcy of the Epic Poker League’s parent company, Federated Sports and Gaming. Here is a list …

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Aliro Diaz, from Chile, is the newest LAPT champion! He took down the trophy for the win and dedicated it to a special friend who recently passed away. Read the rest of this entry »

Give us your opinion in the comments section below for your chance at winning a six-month Card Player magazine digital subscription. Ask any group of poker players how you played …

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iNetBet is an online casino powered by Realtime Gaming software. Having been in the business since 1999, iNetBet has been paying players on time, every time since they opened their virtual doors well over a decade ago. One of the most trusted brands in the industry; they are registered in Costa Rica and are tested for fairness by a third party on a frequent basis. Owned and operated by Internet Gaming Services, iNetBet has proven time and time again why they deserve their spot at the top of the list of better online casinos. USA players are more than welcome to register an account and play for real money through the download client or the mobile version.

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Another European Poker Tour has been wrapped up and with it yet another champion has been found. Frederik “Fred_Brink” Jensen has followed fellow Dane Mickey Petersen into the winner’s circle, …

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In the second-part of this three-part series poker pro Melanie Weisner talks about finding online poker and developing her game. Read the rest of this entry »

When it comes to the cinematic portrayal of the world of poker, there have been more misses than hits. For every “Rounders” or “The Grand” that have depicted the game fairly accurately, there have been severe missteps (anyone remember “Lucky You” or the HBO series “Tilt”?). A documentary that goes into nationwide release tomorrow attempts to examine the draw of the game of poker and, in making that audacious attempt, knocks it out of the park.

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What makes the great players great? I get asked this question a lot, as if there were a secret response that, once unveiled, would magically transform an average player into …

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In this Card Player feature we are looking to provide our readers with a guide to some of the biggest poker events taking place in their area for the upcoming …

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Campione is such a stunning and unique addition to the PokerStars.com European Poker Tour. Sarah Grant has all the info from the innagural Day 1 here in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

A new poker series set to begin next month could be the next evolution of televised poker, offering not only the players but also the viewers of the events innovative ways to be involved with the proceedings.

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In 2011, more than 400 million units of smartphones were sold all over the world. The mobile world is slowly making the shift to smart phones and with this comes plenty of things to think about if you are a business owner. A company looking to penetrate a booming market should therefore look at how the number of smartphones out there can help them increase their company’s popularity.

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